Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook Twitter

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Residents in North Philadelphia are making sure the potholes in their neighborhood are fixed.

READ MORE: District Attorney Larry Krasner, Mayor Jim Kenney Speak Out On Philadelphia's Ongoing Gun Violence Crisis

Resident Felix Carillo recorded video of residents repairing the potholes on the 3300 block of Mutter Street.

Phillies Celebrate 10th Anniversary Of 2008 World Series Team During Alumni Weekend

Carillo says the residents took matters into their own hands after numerous calls to the city, the mayor’s office, the streets department, and council offices.

READ MORE: New Jersey Mother, Danielle Mead, Four Children Safely Located, Gloucester Township Police Department Says

“Nothing is being done to fix these potholes on our block,” said Carillo. “So, the neighbors got together, bought concrete, bought materials, and are fixing it themselves. This is a disgrace.”

Police: Nurse Stabbed While Trying To Stop Woman From Stabbing Sick Father 

According to Carillo, the city repaired a gas line three years ago but never returned to pave the street.


MORE NEWS: Teenager Killed In Trenton Shooting Identified As Shemiah Davis, Mercer County Prosecutor's Office Says